Top Page | English | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 한국어 | 日本語
Tuesday, 19 February 2019, 11:02 HKT/SGT
Share:
    

Source: Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.
MHPS Receives Order from Chinese Steelmaker for M701S(DA)X Gas Turbine and Other Key Components for Thermal Power Generation
- GTCC Equipment for Maanshan Iron & Steel Company, Ltd. -

- 180MW class output, operations scheduled to commence at the end of 2020
- Extension to existing GTCC generator, to power a portion of the factory

YOKOHAMA, Japan, Feb 19, 2019 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) has received an order to supply an M701S(DA)X gas turbine, steam turbine, and power generator for Chinese steelmaker Maanshan Iron & Steel Company, Ltd. The equipment will be the key components of a blast furnace gas (BFG)-fired gas turbine combined cycle (GTCC) power plant with a 180 megawatt (MW) class output. Operations are scheduled to commence at the end of 2020.

This power generating equipment effectively utilizes by-product gases emitted by the blast, coke, and converter furnaces, and will be used to enhance the GTCC facilities already in operation. Once the equipment is operational, Maanshan plans to use a portion of the electric power generated within the plant itself, the same as with existing equipment.

The BFG-fired GTCC facility will comprise the M701S(DA)X gas turbine, a heat recovery boiler, steam turbine, generator, gas compressor, and auxiliary equipment. MHPS will supply the gas turbine, steam turbine, generator, and gas compressor, as well as auxiliary equipment including electrostatic precipitators and speed reduction units. The generator will be manufactured by Mitsubishi Electric Corporation.

Maanshan Iron & Steel is a leading Chinese steelmaker located in Anhui Province. MHPS has a good relationship with the company, and in 2007 supplied a M701S(DA) GTCC power plant 1 series for the factory, the first M701S(DA) system in China. MHPS received this order in recognition of this track record and the exceptional performance of its gas turbines.

Amid global initiatives to protect the environment, China's steel industry is also facing strong pressure to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. Because BFG-fired GTCC systems make effective use of the by-product gases emitted by steel plants, they both lighten environmental loads, and contribute significantly to efficient energy use.

BFG has a lower calorific value than natural gas, and so requires advanced technology to achieve stable combustion. MHPS has developed proprietary technologies in BFG-fired GTCC power generation, including development of a dedicated combustion system in the 1980s. These technologies have been supplied to steel plants in Japan and around the world, with MHPS today holding a leading global share of more than 60% of the market.

Going forward, MHPS will continue to promote its BFG-fired GTCC systems to the global market as part of an ongoing drive for efficient use of energy resources, and reduced environmental burden.


About Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) was formed on February 1 2014, integrating the thermal power generation systems businesses of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Hitachi, Ltd. in a quest to further enhance their social response capabilities in all respects. These include the technological strength to create new products of outstanding quality and reliability, the comprehensive strength in engineering to oversee projects in regions across the globe, and finely honed sales and after-sale servicing capabilities. MHPS aims to come out a winner in global competition and achieve a solid position as a world leader in thermal power generation systems and environmental technologies. For more information, please visit www.mhps.com.

Contact:
Corporate Communication Department
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
Email: [email protected]
Tel: +81-(0)3-6275-6278


Feb 19, 2019 11:02 HKT/SGT
Source: Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.

Topic: Press release summary
Sectors: Energy
http://www.acnnewswire.com
From the Asia Corporate News Network


Copyright © 2019 ACN Newswire. All rights reserved. A division of Asia Corporate News Network.



Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.
May 23, 2019 14:15 HKT/SGT
MHPS Receives Contract for Complete Renovation of Flue Gas Desulfurization System at the Dětmarovice Power Station in the Czech Republic
May 15, 2019 10:37 HKT/SGT
MHPS Receives Order for Two H-25 Gas Turbines for Major Chinese Paper Firm Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Ltd.
Apr 25, 2019 10:44 HKT/SGT
MHPS Receives Order from HAZAMA ANDO CORP. for "MEGAMIE" Hybrid Power Generation System
Apr 10, 2019 11:23 HKT/SGT
MHPS is Global Market Share Leader in 2018 for Flue Gas Desulfurization Systems
Apr 4, 2019 10:38 HKT/SGT
MHPS Signs TLA with CSIC Longjiang GH Gas Turbine (GHGT) on H-25 Series Gas Turbine Technology
Apr 3, 2019 13:37 HKT/SGT
MHPS Receives Order for Two H-25 Gas Turbines at Distributed Power Plant in Zhuhai, China
Mar 29, 2019 18:45 HKT/SGT
MHPS: Order Received for 1,026.3 MW Natural-gas-fired GTCC Power Plant for UAE's Emirate of Sharjah
Mar 12, 2019 12:36 HKT/SGT
MHPS' H-100 Gas Turbine Gains Momentum with Multiple Qualifications
Mar 12, 2019 11:21 HKT/SGT
MHPS to Use Drones for Inspecting Power Plant Boilers
Mar 5, 2019 12:33 HKT/SGT
MHPS Opens Branch Office in Dhaka, Bangladesh
More news >>
 News Alerts
Copyright © 2019 ACN Newswire - Asia Corporate News Network
Home | About us | Services | Partners | Events | Login | Contact us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | RSS
US: +1 800 291 0906 | Beijing: +86 400 879 3881 | Hong Kong: +852 2217 2912 | Singapore: +65 6304 8926 | Tokyo: +81 3 6721 7212

Connect With us: